Session on Software for High Performance Applications at the 2017 Storage Visions® Conference


--Focusing on digital storage for unstructured data--


San Jose, CA, September 20, 2017—The 2017 Storage Visions Conference (SV 2017). will be held Monday, October 16, 2017 in Milpitas, CA ( Kumar Prabhat from Web Feet Research will moderate a session on Software Visions for High Performance Applications at SV 2017.


The 2017 Storage Visions Conference theme is “New Visions for Digital Storage” and the conference will bring together the vendors, end users, researchers and visionaries that will meet the growing demand for digital storage for all aspects of unstructured and lightly structured data.  Speaker, Sponsorship and exhibit opportunities are now available and registration is open as well.   Following is information our session focusing on software for high performance applications:


Software Visions for High Performance Applications


Moderator:  Kumar Prabhat, Web Feet Research


New digital storage technologies and persistent memory are driving dramatic changes in the requirements for storage management and interfaces.  Learn about changes in PCIe and memory bus technology as well software-defined storage and artificial intelligence that will effectively manage the full spectrum of digital storage cost-effectively to match the needs of different applications.



·         Brendan Wolfe, Primary Data

·         Aaron Edell, Graymeta

·         Chuck Piercey, Tidalscale

·         Josh Goldenhar, Excelero


About the Storage Visions Conference

In the next few years vast quantities of data will be generated and will need rapid analysis to be useful.  This data will come from digital healthcare, genomics, the Internet of Things, Big Science, Artificial intelligence, manufacturing as well as cloud and fog computing.  The 2017 Storage Visions Conference will help businesses, IT professionals and data scientists understand the digital storage solutions that will make them successful in this new world.


In addition to the sessions, there will also be five keynote talks during the conference and a sponsored reception in the evening.  The agenda for the Storage Visions Conference is at   Conference registration is now using the link at:


Intel and Quantum are Diamond Sponsors, Red Hat is a Platinum Sponsor, Sony is a Silver Sponsor, SATA-io and Komprise are Bronze Sponsors and Active Storage, Cloudian, Easyco, Newisys and SwiftStack are exhibitors.  Media and Organization Sponsors include, Bright Blue Innovation, CIOReview, Colonial Purchasing, Coughlin Associates, Digital Cinema Society, Enterprise Services Outlook, IEEE CNSV, DCIA, Entertainment Storage Alliance, Flash Memory Summit, HDDFA, Media and Entertainment Tech, SNIA, SNIA SSSI, St. Petersburg State University of Film and Television, and the Trusted Computing Group


A limited number of sponsorships and exhibits opportunities are still available for the 2017 Storage Visions Conference. Several levels of conference, web site and event sponsorship are available as well as table-top exhibits.  Information on the sponsorship and exhibit opportunities are available at


For additional information on the conference call 408-202-5098 or email  


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